Reference numberMS/710/60
TitleLetter from Thomas Brown Jordan, Falmouth, to Robert Were Fox
Date25 May 1840
DescriptionDiscusses the problems of pricing instruments for the Admiralty and the erroneous labour calculations of Major Sabine. Believes himself to be the equal of London manufacturers of graduated instruments. Provides details of working and pricing to Fox in order that he may undertake Jordan's defence with Sabine. Gives news of discussions in connection with a ball at the Royal Cornish Polytechnic Society
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